Rams 5th at 7-on-7 tourney

Photo by Brandon Brigman

Photo by Brandon Brigman

HOOVER, Ala. -- Behind the strong arm of quarterback Nick Schuessler, Grayson finished fifth at the National Select 7-on-7 tournament on Saturday.

The Rams were 4-2 in tournament play, battling through the loser's bracket to finish fifth in the 32-team tournament.

Grayson reached the quarterfinals before losing to Flowery Branch. The Rams made it to the consolation semifinals and lost to Mandeville (La.).

Daphne (Ala.) won the tournament, beating Prattville (Ala.) in the finals. Lassiter was the top finisher from Georgia, taking fourth place. Flowery Branch was sixth and North Gwinnett finished in the top 12.